Santa Barbara City College
At Santa Barbara City College (SBCC) in California, you can start your studies in the United States at a very reasonable price! SBCC is a state-supported community college offering two year degrees - so-called associate degrees.
Below, you will find basic information about studying at Santa Barbara City College. Our other pages provide you with information about study programs, accommodation, student life in Santa Barbara and the application process.
If you are thinking of studying in the USA, Santa Barbara City College is a great option. The college is very popular among both international and American students, and has a fantastic seafront location in sunny California. The cost of studying at SBCC is very affordable compared to other institutions. Whether you are looking for a place to study abroad for one or two semesters or whether you want to transfer, SBCC is the good choice for you.
Santa Barbara City College offers more than 80 different degree programs and over 50 certificate programs. As an international student at SBCC you can do:
SBCC offers a variety of programs and courses within the following main areas:
When it comes to the tuition fees and other costs during your studies, it all boils down to what you're studying and where do you choose to live.
The college requires an annual budget of approx. $25.619 (approx. EUR24.250), including tuition and mandatory fees for two semesters, housing, transportation. books, food and pocket money.
You might also have questions about working possibilities and national student benefits while studying abroad, so get in contact with one of our student counsellors and set up a free meeting.
KILROY offers free student counselling, and our study advisors will assist you all the way from the very first questions about studying in Santa Barbara, to inform you about the cost of your education to the application process and arrival in Santa Barbara. Moreover, our study advisors can send you an estimated budget of your income and expenses during your stay in Santa Barbara.